Title: Smith, A. St. Clair
Source text: Surgeon General Joseph K. Barnes, United States Army, The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion. (1861–65.), Part 1, Volume 2 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1870), 81.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e4672
CASE.—Lieutenant A. St. Clair Smith, Co. E, 12th New Hampshire Volunteers, was wounded at the battle of Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 3d, 1864, by a conoidal musket ball, which cut the scalp over the left ear and severed the temporal artery, which was secured with some difficulty. He was admitted, on June 5th, to the field hospital of the Eighteenth Corps, and thence sent to Washington, D. C., and was treated, at his quarters, at the Avenue House. He was furloughed, on June 11th, 1864, and was finally mustered out with his regiment, on June 21st, 1865. Acting Assistant Surgeon G. K. Smith recorded the case.